Michael A. Cusumano

According to our database1, Michael A. Cusumano authored at least 69 papers between 1989 and 2021.

Collaborative distances:
  • Dijkstra number2 of four.
  • Erdős number3 of four.



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PhD thesis 


On csauthors.net:


Boeing's 737 MAX: a failure of management, not just technology.
Commun. ACM, 2021

Self-driving vehicle technology: progress and promises.
Commun. ACM, 2020

'Platformizing' a bad business does not make it a good business.
Commun. ACM, 2020

Managing Software Platforms and Ecosystems.
IEEE Softw., 2019

The cloud as an innovation platform for software development.
Commun. ACM, 2019

CRISPR: an emerging platform for gene editing.
Commun. ACM, 2019

The business of quantum computing.
Commun. ACM, 2018

The sharing economy meets reality.
Commun. ACM, 2018

Amazon and whole foods: follow the strategy (and the money).
Commun. ACM, 2017

Is Google's alphabet a good bet?
Commun. ACM, 2017

Extrapolating from Moore's law.
Commun. ACM, 2016

The puzzle of Japanese innovation and entrepreneurship.
Commun. ACM, 2016

In defense of IBM.
Commun. ACM, 2015

How traditional firms must compete in the sharing economy.
Commun. ACM, 2015

Strategy Rules - Five Timeless Lessons from Bill Gates, Andy Grove, and Steve Jobs.
HarperCollins, ISBN: 978-0-06-237395-3, 2015

The Bitcoin ecosystem.
Commun. ACM, 2014

MOOCs revisited, with some policy suggestions.
Commun. ACM, 2014

The legacy of Steve Ballmer.
Commun. ACM, 2014

Software Development: Management and Business Concepts.
Proceedings of the Computing Handbook, 2014

Services and the Business Models of Product Firms: An Empirical Analysis of the Software Industry.
Manag. Sci., 2013

Evaluating a startup venture.
Commun. ACM, 2013

Are the costs of 'free' too high in online education?
Commun. ACM, 2013

The Apple-Samsung lawsuits.
Commun. ACM, 2013

Lean Software Development: A Tutorial.
IEEE Softw., 2012

Reflecting on the Facebook IPO.
Commun. ACM, 2012

Can services and platform thinking help the U.S. Postal Service?
Commun. ACM, 2012

Defining Software Ecosystems: A Survey of Software Platforms and Business Network Governance.
Proceedings of the Forth International Workshop on Software Ecosystems, 2012

The legacy of Steve Jobs.
Commun. ACM, 2011

The platform leader's dilemma.
Commun. ACM, 2011

Platform wars come to social media.
Commun. ACM, 2011

Reflections on the Toyota debacle.
Commun. ACM, 2011

Platforms and services: understanding the resurgence of Apple.
Commun. ACM, 2010

Cloud computing and SaaS as new computing platforms.
Commun. ACM, 2010

Technology strategy and management - The evolution of platform thinking.
Commun. ACM, 2010

Critical Decisions in Software Development: Updating the State of the Practice.
IEEE Softw., 2009

Technology strategy and management - Dealing with the venture capital crisis.
Commun. ACM, 2009

Technology strategy and management - Strategies for difficult (and Darwinian) economic times.
Commun. ACM, 2009

Technology strategy and management: The legacy of Bill Gates.
Commun. ACM, 2009

The Changing Software Business: Moving from Products to Services.
Computer, 2008

Technology strategy and management: The puzzle of Apple.
Commun. ACM, 2008

Managing software development in globally distributed teams.
Commun. ACM, 2008

Extreme programming compared with Microsoft-style iterative development.
Commun. ACM, 2007

The changing labyrinth of software pricing.
Commun. ACM, 2007

What road ahead for Microsoft the company?
Commun. ACM, 2007

Envisioning the future of India's software services business.
Commun. ACM, 2006

What road ahead for Microsoft and Windows?
Commun. ACM, 2006

Where does Russia fit into the global software industry?
Commun. ACM, 2006

Software in Ireland: a balance of entrepreneurship and ... lifestyle management?
Commun. ACM, 2005

The puzzle of Japanese software.
Commun. ACM, 2005

Google: what it is and what it is not.
Commun. ACM, 2005

Reflections on free and open software.
Commun. ACM, 2004

More lawyers than programmers?
Commun. ACM, 2004

Who is liable for bugs and security flaws in software?
Commun. ACM, 2004

The Sixth International Workshop on Economics-Driven Software Engineering Research (EDSER-6).
Proceedings of the 26th International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE 2004), 2004

Trade-offs between Productivity and Quality in Selecting Software Development Practices.
IEEE Softw., 2003

Software Development Worldwide: The State of the Practice.
IEEE Softw., 2003

Company character and the software business.
Commun. ACM, 2003

Beware the lure of the horizontal.
Commun. ACM, 2003

Finding your balance in the products and services debate.
Commun. ACM, 2003

XP Practices versus Values?
Proceedings of the Extreme Programming and Agile Processes in Software Engineering, 2003

Wirtsch., 2000

Software Development on Internet Time.
Computer, 1999

What Netscape Learned from Cross-Platform Software Development.
Commun. ACM, 1999

How Microsoft Builds Software.
Commun. ACM, 1997

An Empirical Study of Manufacturing Flexibility in Printed Circuit Board Assembly.
Oper. Res., 1996

Objectives and Context of Software Measurement, Analysis and Control.
Proceedings of the Experimental Software Engineering Issues: Critical Assessment and Future Directions, 1992

Factory Concepts and Practices in Software Development.
IEEE Ann. Hist. Comput., 1991

Japan's software factories - a challenge to U.S. management.
Oxford University Press, ISBN: 978-0-19-506216-8, 1991

The Software Factory: A Historical Interpretation.
IEEE Softw., 1989